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My Top 5 Showtunes: David Hunter
The actor tells us the musical numbers he can't live without
Virtual reality: When theatre sets become film sets
By Camilla Clarke
The designer of Curious Directive's new show explains how different it is to create a virtual reality piece
Mel Brooks and more pay tribute to Thomas Meehan - 'We have all lost a giant of the theatre'
The writer's credits include Annie, Hairspray, Young Frankenstein and Bombay Dreams
Top 5 theatre openings: 21 - 27 August
Late Company transfers and Alan Bennett's Lady parks her van in Bath
10 great showtunes from musicals that flopped
Which songs would you include on this list? Let us know on Facebook and Twitter
Boris Johnson talks Brexit the Musical
The new piece by Brexit lawyer Chris Bryant is an audience favourite at this year's Fringe
Watch Offside by Sabrina Mahfouz and Hollie McNish
Tanya-Loretta Dee and Jessica Butcher perform a section of Offside, currently running at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe
Watch Shon Dale Jones mount two Edinburgh shows in two hours
We follow the theatremaker around Edinburgh for an afternoon as he puts on two shows, one after the other
Top 5 theatre openings: 14 - 21 August
Crazy For You goes out on tour and the final Shakespeare production in Emma Rice's last season is staged at the Globe
My Top 5 Showtunes: Matthew Floyd Jones
The Frisky and Mannish star tells us the musical numbers he couldn't live without